In an attempt to stay close to the love of her life, recently passed, Julianne (Serena Scott Thomas) chooses to become the mistress of death...'Brothel' is a psychological ghost story about a woman who flees her life in the city after a tragic loss. In an old mining town stands an abandoned brothel from the turn of the century. Julianne purchases the brothel to turn it into a hotel, but as she begins its restoration, her shattered psyche takes on the personas of the four prostitutes and their Madam (Grace Zabriskie) who once inhabited it. The harder they push her to face her past, the faster she runs away from reality toward the land of ghosts. A psychological drama about love, loss and desire.